Since the original debut in 2008, the Guide franchise has sold more than 2 million pairs globally. Its award winning heritage includes being named the IRRA’s Shoe of the year (twice), Runner’s World Editor’s Choice, and Runner’s World International Shoe of the Year in 2011.
The Guide 6 has won the Shape Awards 2013 under Stability category in Singapore. The current model has outpaced industry leaders, growing over 40% in the first quarter of 2013.
Engineered For The Long Run
The new Guide 7 represents the longest development initiative in Saucony’s history.
Almost 3 years in the making, Saucony designers have sweated every detail, crafted every radius, measured every thread, and refined every element to complement a runner for the long run.
The shoe has been though the mist rigorous testing program that the company has ever endured, putting more runner feedback into the Guide 7 than any other shoe.
What’s New In Guide 7
- Flared forefoot design for more supporting during latter stages of gait cycle
- Designed medial sole unit improves support for runners with slight to moderate pronation needs
- Deeper flex grooves and improved toe-spring for a more responsive ride
- PowerGrid replaces ProGrid midsole technology
The Ultimate Training Partner
The Guide 7 is the ultimate training partner, providing stability with flexibility in a lightweight package.
PowerGrid provides responsive cushioning from heel to toe. A fully decoupled SRC crashpad minimizes impact, and the redesigned medial support system creates a smooth transition to midfoot.
A flared forefoot design adds support during toe-off allowing the runner to spring forward efficiently and powerfully. Added flex grooves ensure the shoe moves with the runner with comfort and responsiveness.
Where To Buy?
The new Guide 7 will be available at all Royal Sporting House stores from March 2014. Retail price will be at S$159.00.